The Impact of Microinsurance on Household Asset Accumulation in Ghana: An Asset Index Approach

This paper examines the link between microinsurance services and households' asset accumulation in Ghana. Using FINSCOPE data from the nation-wide household surveys conducted by FinMark Trust, we created a household asset index using the multiple correspondence analysis approach. We employed th...

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Volume: 39
Main Author: Joseph Oscar Akotey
Charles Adjasi
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: BASINGSTOKE Palgrave Macmillan 01.04.2014
PALGRAVE MACMILLAN LTD
Palgrave Macmillan, a Division of Macmillan Publishers Ltd
published in: Geneva papers on risk and insurance. Issues and practice Vol. 39; no. 2; pp. 304 - 321
Data of publication: 20140401
ISSN: 1018-5895
1468-0440
EISSN: 1468-0440
Discipline: Economics
Business
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